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October 26, 2009

Date: 10/26/2009 Location: Chattanooga, TN Description: Ten journalists from six countries participated in the Foreign Press Center-sponsored Nuclear Energy tour in Chattanooga, Tenn.   © State Dept Image

October 26 and 27, 2009; Chattanooga, Tenn.
Contact: New York Foreign Press Center Media Relations Officer Elia Tello
Telephone: 212-317-8337; email:

The New York Foreign Press Center organized a "Nuclear Energy" tour in Tennessee. Ten journalists from six countries visited the Tennessee Valley Authority and the Bellefonte Nuclear Generation Station. They covered nuclear safety, the economic impact of nuclear power, alternative energy and job creation.